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Ebrary - Ebook Library: Simple Search

Find ebooks on different subject areas.

Simple search tips

The simple search feature in ebrary is designed for ease of use and convenience but offers powerful technology to access the variety of e-book content available from ebrary.

You may search by keyword, author or publisher, and you can use "double quotes" around the search terms to search for the exact phrase. Search words can be entered in any order.

Search results and table of contents

Search results can be sorted by title, contributor, publisher or date.

Click the "Show Table of Contents" button. The rank shows how closely the chapter matches the search query. You may navigate directly to the occurrence of your search term or phrase within a chapter by clicking on the green magnifying glass icon, or you may simply navigate directly to the beginning of a chapter by clicking on the relevant chapter link.

To access a book title, you may click on the e-book jacket cover image or click on the title link contained in the search result record.

Simple search

Image of: Simple search option. Type descired topic or subject into "simple search" bar at the top of the screen.

Table of contents

Image of: Show Table of Contents button to see rank of how closely the chapter matches the search query. You can navigate directly to the occurance of your search term or phrase within a chapte rby clicking on the green magnifying glass icon.